Welcome to Lockhart Shire Council

Home of the True Country Spirit

Lockhart Shire nestles in the heart of the Riverina and is one of the regions most productive agricultural and pastoral areas. Of strong pioneering heritage and steeped in history, Lockhart Shire's main towns and villages include Lockhart, The Rock, Yerong Creek, Pleasant Hills and Milbrulong. Each community has it's own unique character and history, and the Shire offers visitors a relaxed country atmosphere steeped in history.

Lockhart is centrally situated 62kms south-west of Wagga Wagga, 62 kms east of Narrandera and 105 kms north of Albury. The Rock is on the Olympic Highway 25 kms south of Wagga Wagga with Yerong Creek another 15 kms down the Highway.

2019 Australia Day Celebrations

Public Exhibition of Council Policies

Council’s Procurement Policy and Local Preference Purchasing Policy has been reviewed.

New policies have also been developed in relation to Asbestos Management and Mobile Garbage Bin Issue and Replacement.

The new and amended polices may be inspected at Council’s office, 65 Green Street, Lockhart as well as at The Rock, Pleasant Hills and Yerong Creek Post Offices.

The policies may also be viewed on Council’s website at Council Policies, Plans and Reports.

The policies are on public exhibition until Friday, 22 February 2019 during which time comments and submissions will be received by Council.

All submissions received will be considered by Council prior to formal adoption of the policies.

Lockhart Shire - More Than You Imagine